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World 15 Oct 2013 | 8:05 PM

Wood fires and diesel cars pose pollution threat - EU watchdog

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Air pollution is dangerously high across many parts of Europe, resulting in premature deaths, ill health and huge economic losses linked to reduced crop yields, Europe's environmental watchdog said on Tuesday.

World 15 Oct 2013 | 9:50 PM

German town says 'Nein, danke' to burying Nazi war criminal

BERLIN (Reuters) - Authorities in the hometown of a Nazi war criminal are trying to block any attempt to bury him there following opposition to a funeral for him in Argentina and in Rome, where he died last week at the age of 100.

World 15 Oct 2013 | 10:55 PM

Italy rescues 370 migrants, steps up naval patrols

ROME (Reuters) - Italy's navy rescued about 370 migrants in the waters between Sicily and Libya on Tuesday as the government deployed ships, helicopters and unmanned drones to help avert further shipwrecks that have already drowned hundreds this month.

World 15 Oct 2013 | 11:55 PM

Vatican official blamed for spate of scandals leaves office

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The cardinal widely blamed for failing to prevent a series of ethical and financial scandals during the reign of former Pope Benedict stepped down on Tuesday, ending an era fraught with embarrassments.

World 16 Oct 2013 | 12:55 AM

Vatican brings in outside firm to investigate financial office

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican has called in an outside company to investigate a department that manages its real estate holdings and financial and stock portfolios following accusations of corruption.

World 16 Oct 2013 | 3:15 AM

EU states urged to cooperate on drones, cyber defence

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union states should work together in four areas of defence technology, including developing drones, the bloc's foreign policy chief said in a report on Tuesday.

World 16 Oct 2013 | 3:40 AM

Amanda Knox says she is paying for Italian police mistakes

ROME (Reuters) - Amanda Knox, the American student facing retrial for the murder of her British roommate in 2007, said on Tuesday she was paying for Italian police errors but was confident the court reviewing the case would find her innocent.

Community 17 Oct 2013 | 12:00 AM

A professional for the right cut

ITALIAN hairstylist Orlando Orlandi was specially flown in to display his expertise and the use of the Echosline range of professional hair products during the Beauty 13 Expo.

Community 17 Oct 2013 | 12:00 AM

SEB CEO highlights need for hydropower projects in Sarawak

DAEGU, Korea: The need for hydropower projects in Sarawak and the “unrealistic” expectations of the West were brought to light during the World Energy Congress here, themed “Securing Tomorrow’s Energy Today”.

World 17 Oct 2013 | 9:45 PM

Schoolgirl expulsion reignites French migration row

PARIS/MITROVICA, Kosovo (Reuters) - A 15-year-old girl taken off a school bus and deported to Kosovo has become the latest focus of France's agonised debate over migration, putting Interior Minister Manuel Valls under fire from his own Socialist lawmakers.